Thumbnail-size images of copyrighted artworks are displayed under fair use, in accordance with guidelines recommended by the Code of Best Practices in Fair Use for the Visual Arts, published by the College Art Association in February 2015.

"La Coquette Surprise - Robe du soir de Worth," plate VIII from Gazette du Bon Ton, Volume 1, No. 3

French
January 1913
André-Edouard Marty (French, 1882–1974), Illustrating design by House of Worth (French, 1858-1956), Publisher Librairie Centrale des Beaux-arts


Object Place: Paris, France

Dimensions

Overall: 25.4 x 19.1 cm (10 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2004.8.8

Medium or Technique

Photomechanical lithograph with hand-applied color (pochoir)

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Books

Cette robe du soir de Worth comporte un fourreau drapé de damas Persan lamé d’or et d’argent. Le corsage est une résille de perles, les manches deux ailes de mousseline taupe.

Provenance

By 1952, William Morris Hunt Memorial Library; accessioned by MFA, Boston, February 12, 2004

Credit Line

Transferred from the William Morris Hunt Memorial Library

Copyright

© 2011 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris.